Echoes From Birmingham: 50 Years Later--Memorial Processional


Location: Gathering will begin at the Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture, 1045 W. Washington Street

2:00 pm

Gathering at the IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center, 1040 W.16th_street_church Washington Street to make signs in preparation for a Memorial Procession.

3:00 pm

Beginning at the Civil Rights Heritage Center, 1040 W. Washington Street, walkers will  participate in a Memorial Procession along Washington Street to Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church, located at 101 N. Adams Street for a Memorial Gospel Concert and keynote address.

This program, presented by Indiana University South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center, is part of Echoes From Birmingham:  50 Years Later; Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Birmingham Alabama church bombing that galvanized efforts to pass the landmark Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and 1965.civil_rights_heritage_center_logo